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Microsoft expects slow adoption for NGSCB

Even though major hardware makers will support Next-Generation Secure Computing Base (NGSCB) from the start, Microsoft expects user adoption of its nascent security technology to be slow in the first year after launch, a company executive said Thursd...

Microsoft sets sights on DRM market

Microsoft believes that secure computing depends on digital rights management (DRM) and the company expects to get a good grip on the market, whether it means securing digital media, documents or other content, an e-mail from Chief Executive Officer ...

EarthLink wins $16M settlement in spam case

A district court in Atlanta on Wednesday awarded Internet service provider EarthLink Inc. US$16 million in damages against a New York state man that it alleged used illegal means to send out more than 825 million unsolicited e-mail messages, commonly...

Symantec drops Norton Utilities

Symantec has quietly stopped shipping the stand-alone version of its venerable Norton Utilities product, choosing instead to offer the software only as part of its SystemWorks suite.

Microsoft turns to emulators for security demo

Microsoft demonstrated its closely watched Next-Generation Secure Computing Base (NGSCB) security technology for the first time Tuesday, but had to fall back on emulators because critical hardware parts were not ready yet.

Creative Labs takes SoundBlaster to USB

For the PC user with discerning ears and who doesn't want to settle for the modest audio capabilities of the motherboard, Creative Labs is preparing a pair of new USB SoundBlasters that don't require access to a PCI slot--meaning even a notebook can ...

Microsoft seeks compelling PCs

Looking to inspire PC buyers to upgrade, Microsoft is hailing "life immersion" technology, featuring multimedia and other improvements that the company hopes will compel users to buy new boxes.

ISP wins $16M settlement in spam case

A district court in Atlanta on Wednesday awarded Internet service provider EarthLink US$16 million in damages against a New York state man that it alleged used illegal means to send out more than 825 million unsolicited e-mail messages.

Longhorn to see light in 2005

Microsoft on Wednesday for the first time publicly confirmed 2005 as the release year for Longhorn, the successor to Windows XP.

Alston declares war on spam

After a shaky start, Communications and IT Minister Senator Richard Alston has publicly backed the National Office of the Information Economy's antispam drive by vowing that Australian spammers will be thoroughly prosecuted under his new antispam reg...

Bevy of new ICQ vulnerabilities surface

Six security vulnerabilities in America Online's (AOL's) ICQ Pro instant messaging client give attackers a number of new ways to gain remote control over machines running the software, according to an advisory published Monday by Core Security Techn...

ASIO slams cyberterror 'hype'

A senior-ranking officer of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) has strongly discounted the threat level of a cyberterrorism attack on Australia in a speech delivered to the annual Security in Government conference in Canberra.

Magix debuts music software upgrades

Music novices and home-studio pros alike have new song-creation tools at their disposal with the Monday launch of Magix's new versions of its Music Maker and Music Studio software programs in the U.S.

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STYLISTIC Q702

First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

Anthony Grifoni

STYLISTIC Q572

For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

Steph Mundell

LIFEBOOK UH574

The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

Andrew Mitsi

STYLISTIC Q702

The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott

STYLISTIC Q702

My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.

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